Delivery of Legal Services experts will provide pro bono attorneys with the knowledge and tools to represent youth who are facing long-term suspension or expulsion at this one of a kind training. Learn more or register here.
Legislative Update: Informal Session and the Judiciary Committee. For the full post, click here.
If you are a recently admitted lawyer in MA, take a look at the BBA's Practicing with Professionalism Page to register. Don't delay, two dates are already sold out!
The 2014 BBF Adams Benefit is taking place on 1/25 at 6pm at the Museum of Fine Arts, and already more than 610 people are looking forward to attending. This year’s event will include a special presentation of the 2014 BBF Public Service Award to Thomas Menino for his extraordinary leadership and dedication to our city throughout his two decades of service as Mayor. Learn more.
In this season of giving, consider making a contribution to the BBF, which is hard at work creating opportunities for Boston’s youth, providing assistance for individuals and families facing homelessness, or helping veterans learn their legal rights. Learn more or donate here.
Maintaining a dialogue on divorce, child custody, alimony and other family law issues
The Family Law Section is hitting the ground running this fall – wasting no time in keeping its members informed about new developments in the Probate & Family Court.
A free, two-hour program will be offered to BBA Members and their guests on Tuesday, September 10th to address the new Child Support Guidelines taking effect in August. Register here to reserve your seat now!
The Section is also planning to host a reception to honor the Honorable Angela M. Ordonez, who was appointed as the new Chief Justice of the Probate & Family Court effective July 16th. Stay tuned for more details about this reception as well as the other educational and social events to be sponsored by the Section in the coming program year.
And as always, be sure to keep an eye out for this fall’s Section Newsletter to read the latest case summaries and learn about legislative developments. We look forward to a great program year; please contact us to get involved or to share your expertise!
Questions? Learn more on the Section webpage.
Introducing the 2013-2014 Section Co-Chairs
Theresa B. Ramos Goldstein, Egloff, Ramos & Wood, LLP
Jennifer Sevigney Durand Schmidt & Federico P.C.
Nissenbaum Law Offices
Markvan Law LLC
Casner & Edwards, LLP
Perocchi Family Law Group
(978) 681 5665
Law Office of Katherine M. Potter
Atwood & Cherny, P.C.
(617) 262 6400
Stone, Stone & Creem
Massachusetts Department of Revenue
Law Office of Cynthia E. MacCausland
Greater Boston Legal Services
Schmidt & Federico P.C.
Goldstein, Egloff, Ramos & Wood, LLP